The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 40 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 20 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.19% 1.92% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.51% 2.09% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 5
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,400
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
443 239 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 92.87% 91.92% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 381 200 279
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Devon

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +5 15 £22,250 -31.53%
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 30 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (72.50%) Windows
3 24 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (35.00%) MS Exchange
6 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (35.00%) SCCM
7 13 (32.50%) WSUS
7 13 (32.50%) Problem Management
7 13 (32.50%) ITIL
8 12 (30.00%) Backup Exec
9 11 (27.50%) CommVault
9 11 (27.50%) Nagios
9 11 (27.50%) SLA
9 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
9 11 (27.50%) SCOM
9 11 (27.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 11 (27.50%) Bomgar
10 10 (25.00%) WAN
10 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
11 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (22.50%) LAN
11 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (20.00%) MCP
12 8 (20.00%) IIS
12 8 (20.00%) MS Office
12 8 (20.00%) Windows XP
12 8 (20.00%) Firewall
13 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (20.00%) IIS
4 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (7.50%) Lync
6 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (25.00%) WAN
3 9 (22.50%) LAN
4 8 (20.00%) Firewall
5 6 (15.00%) Internet
5 6 (15.00%) VPN
6 5 (12.50%) DNS
6 5 (12.50%) DHCP
7 3 (7.50%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (7.50%) SSL
7 3 (7.50%) WLAN
8 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.50%) Softswitch
9 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.50%) ISDN
9 1 (2.50%) VoIP
9 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.00%) Electronics
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (27.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Vista
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ITIL
1 13 (32.50%) Problem Management
2 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Logistics
6 2 (5.00%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.00%) CAD
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C
1 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) MCP
3 5 (12.50%) MCITP
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.50%) MCSE
5 2 (5.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.00%) HND
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 3 (7.50%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) SCCM
2 13 (32.50%) WSUS
3 12 (30.00%) Backup Exec
4 11 (27.50%) Nagios
4 11 (27.50%) SCOM
5 2 (5.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) CommVault
2 11 (27.50%) Bomgar
3 6 (15.00%) Avaya
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) IBM
4 4 (10.00%) HP
4 4 (10.00%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) Dell
Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: from £25,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago